Tayto Park, Ashbourne

#1 of 28 in Theme Parks in Ireland
Theme Park · Water / Amusement Park
Have a family fun day at Tayto Park, an amusement park centered around one of the country's most popular brands of chips and popcorn. Opened in 2010, the park features a zoo where you can come face-to-face with unusual farm animals, including miniature donkeys, pygmy goats, Ouessant sheep, and Vietnamese pot-bellied pigs. Other family-friendly attractions include rock-climbing walls, mechanical bull rides, live puppet shows, and face-painting activities. Take a self-guided factory tour to see the popular potato chips made from start to finish, and then visit the park's teahouse, built into a giant sycamore tree and serving tea, coffee, light snacks, and homemade ice cream. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Tayto Park and many more Ashbourne attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Ashbourne road trip site.
Create an itinerary including Tayto Park

Tayto Park reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
2,877 reviews
  • Have visited tayto park many times with young children. Mostly september and december. This was our second visit this year. Having visited previously when the zoo part only was open. Overall, would...  more »
  • This is nearest amusement park from Dublin. Very good place for day's visit with Kids. So many rides and activity for kids. Zoo is also nice and they have live show for some birds which is amazing...  more »
  • Lovely day out. Kids really enjoyed. It was very quiet (Mid November but we prefer it that way as my son has Autism) and big rides and pet farm were not open. Staff was very friendly and professional. Food in main restaurant was lovely. Will definitely come back!!!
  • Great day at Tayto Park in December. It was freezing cold, but what was open was a lot of fun for the kids. Lots of animals out and about despite the temp. 4 stars because the 5D cinema, which was part of the package and one of our favourite things to visit, was closed. The new flight training ride my kids got to ride twice tho, and they LOVED it. My 3 yr old was nearly tall enough to go on everything, so no sad faces when leaving.

Plan your trip to Ashbourne

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.